Updating links in indesign
Smart designers will from time to time save their work with a slightly different file name (e.g.by adding a revision number such as _1, _2, _3 at the end).Really really smart designers store those data or that drive at another location.If you don’t do any of this yet, don’t worry: sooner or later you’ll work this way.Given its complexity, In Design is a remarkably solid application.It is not perfect though and sometimes you’ll have to perform some magic to get it working properly again.A colleague suggested creating another user account on my system.
Short story, In Design DOES support batching, as follow: Open the Links window.
Most of us have learned about the advantages of back-ups the hard way.
This site has extensive troubleshooting sections for both Post Script and PDF output.
It will report a large number that aren't in that folder. Now repeat for each destination folder, till all files have been relinked.
Another option (although I like the Alt-click by horatio best) is to simply move/delete the files that it is currently referencing and then update one and select the checkboyx to look for other missing files in the same directore.